24.04.14 by Jeff

“Yosemite” by Photographer Ian Ruhter

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That little guy up on that cliff there is one of the most passionate photographers I’ve ever met. His name is Ian Ruhter and unless you’ve been living under a rock you’re already familiar with his Silver and Light project that’s seen his life savings become an old delivery truck / giant mobile camera. If this is news to you watch this, and this, and read about the time I met him in Vancouver.

Ian’s latest film sees him, and his co-conspirators Lane and Will, return to Yosemite a year and a half after what Ian calls his biggest failure in his life. “Yosemite” is a huge milestone in Ian’s inspiring project. Watch the video below!

 

Directed by Lauren Vance and Lane Power.

IanRuhter.com

Ian Ruhter on Instagram

Buy prints of Ian’s work here.













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • I need that today! Thanks Ian.

  • rye

    two thoughts come to mind watching this: 1 people’s reaction to camera obscura is always awesome! the wonderment and magic from something so simple what a great job to have to get to be inside a giant camera every day. 2 daguerreotype or plate photography is a different animal to regular photography altogether. not only the one off singularity of it but the entire process of chemistry and art and engineering involved it must encourage such a unique perspective. i feel really inspired by this guy. dope post jeff!





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